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Al Manshiyah in the region of Al Fayyūm is located in Egypt - some 59 mi (or 94 km) South-West of Cairo, the country's capital city.

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Time in Al Manshiyah is now 09:37 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Cairo" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Gaza, Zawiyat al Karadisah, Izbat ash Shaykh Sulayman, Shakshuk, Ruwaq or Minshat Huwayda. Since you are here already, consider visiting Izbat Zuhay, Tallat, Sinaru, Sanhur al Bahriyah, Qasr Bayad and Ibshaway. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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A Farm Ancient Waterwheels and Koshary ...

03:19 min ( March 09, 2012 by travelswithsheila)
Views: 240 - Rating: 5/5 Our trip in Egypt was off to a rapid start with a stop at a local farm on the way to water wheels, said to be running since the Ptolemaic era in El Fayoum oasis. El Fayoum is...

I Can't Help but Wonder Where I'm Bound ...

03:44 min ( January 01, 2010 by ovalvelociraptor)
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Cassidy Crawford's submission to the Your Space portion of Vassar's application. DOB: 08/12/1992 American City College Common App ID

Egitto 1980: oasi di el Fayoum

01:45 min ( February 20, 2008 by moronao56)
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Viaggio di nozze di moronao nel dicembre 1980

Photography Tutorial - How to Use 'Fill ...

01:23 min ( April 21, 2008 by photoexposed)
Views: 78,916 - Rating: 3.80303/5

Photography tutorial - Photography on holiday! Whilst out in Egypt Jayne and I were trying out a Metz flash for an advertorial in the UK's 'DSLR User' magazine. So we thought, 'Why not film some techn...

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Interesting facts about this location

Faiyum Governorate

Faiyum Governorate is one of the governorates of Egypt in the middle of the country. Its capital is the city of Faiyum, located about 81 mi (130 km) south west of Cairo. It has a population of 2,512,792 (2006).

More reading: Faiyum Governorate homepage
Located at 29.37, 30.69 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Faiyum Governorate, Governorates of Egypt

Faiyum Oasis

The Faiyum Oasis (or Al-Fayoum Oasis, Al Fayyum Oasis, and other variations in spelling) is a depression or basin in the desert immediately to the west of the Nile south of Cairo. The extent of the basin area is estimated at between 1,270 km² (490 mi²) and 1700 km² (656 mi²). The basin floor comprises fields watered by a channel of the Nile, the Bahr Yussef, as it drains into a desert depression to the west of the Nile Valley.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.37, 30.69 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Faiyum Governorate, Geography of ancient Egypt, Oases of Egypt

Lake Moeris

Lake Moeris is an ancient lake in the northwest of the Faiyum Oasis, 80 km southwest of Cairo, Egypt. It persists in modern times as a smaller lake called Birket Qarun. The lake's surface is 43 m (140 ft) below sea-level, and covers about 202 square kilometres . Lake Moeris was freshwater in prehistory, but is today a saltwater lake. It is a source for tilapia and other fish from the local area. Its area is estimated to vary between 1,270 km² (490 mi²) and 1,700 km² (656 mi²).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.37, 30.69 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Faiyum Governorate, Geography of ancient Egypt, Lakes of Egypt, National parks of Egypt, Shrunken lakes

Fayoum University

Fayoum University (FU) is a public university located in the Egyptian city of Al Fayoum in northern Egypt. From 1976 to 2005, Fayoum University was a public institution within the University of Cairo. In August 2005, it was established as an independent campus with 2,000 faculty members and enrollment of about 25. 000 students. The city of Fayoum is an oasis located approximately 63 miles southwest of Cairo and is noted for its agricultural production and tourism.

More reading: Fayoum University homepage
Located at 29.37, 30.69 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:2005 establishments in Egypt, Educational institutions established in 2005, Faiyum, Universities in Egypt


Hawara is an archaeological site of Ancient Egypt, south of the site of Crocodilopolis (Arsinoe) at the entrance to the depression of the Fayyum oasis. The first excavations at the site were made by Karl Lepsius, in 1843.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.37, 30.69 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Egyptian pyramids, Archaeological sites in Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt